Tape rankings @ Women’s Featherweight
Who won McCourt vs Harding?
Leah McCourt beat Janay Harding by submission in the 2nd round during the prelims of Bellator 259, on Friday 21st May 2021 at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Women’s Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 145 pounds (10.4 stone or 65.8 KG).
McCourt vs Harding stats
Leah McCourt stepped into the octagon with a record of 4 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 1 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 1 by submission.
Janay Harding made her way to the cage with a record of 6 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, with 4 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Harding had a massive power advantage over McCourt, boosting at 67% knock out percentage over McCourt's 25%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested McCourt had a large advantage over Harding, boasting at 25% submission rate over Harding's 0%.
Leah McCourt was the older woman by 2 years, at 30 years old.
Harding had a height advantage of 2 inches over McCourt. Despite this, she had 2-inch reach advantage.
McCourt was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 6 fewer fights, and made her debut in 2017, 3 year and 2 months later than Harding, whose first professional fight was in 2014. She had fought 3 less professional rounds, 21 to Harding's 24.
What were the odds on McCourt vs Harding?
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